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Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E.

Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E. is an American hip hop group from Carson, California, composed of the Devoux brothers Paul, Ted, Donald, Roscoe, Danny, David and Vincent. Their family is from American Samoa. They became popular after touring in Japan in the mid 1980s, where they were initially known as the "The Blue City Crew." The "Boo-Yaa" in their name signifies the sound of a shotgun being discharged, while the "T.R.I.B.E." stands for "Too Rough International Boo-Yaa Empire." According to hip-hop docu...
Yamaha XT660R

Yamaha XT660R

The Yamaha XT660 is dual-purpose on/off road motorcycles released by Yamaha Motors as a replacement for the XT600.It is a development of the original XT series ('X' stands for 4 strokes, 'T' for TRAIL), a line of motorcycles inspired by those used on the Paris Dakar rally. The first XT was released in 1976.A five-valve version of the 660 cc engine was used in a number of MZ (MuZ) motorcycles, including the MZ Skorpion, Baghira and Mastiff.Engine Type- Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC 4-valv...

Broom-Hilda

Broom-Hilda is an American newspaper comic strip created by cartoonist Russell Myers. Distributed by the Tribune Media Services, it depicts the misadventures of a man-crazy, cigar-smoking, beer-guzzling, 1,500-year-old witch and her motley crew of friends.The original idea for Broom-Hilda came from Elliott Caplin, brother of Li'l Abner cartoonist Al Capp. He described the main character to Myers, who responded with a sketch of the witch and several samples. Caplin, acting as Myers' business m...

1967–68 Rangers F.C. season

The 1967–68 season is the 71st season of competitive football by Rangers.Rangers played a total of 51 competitive matches during the 1967–68 season.All results are written with Rangers' score first.

The Four Feathers

The Four Feathers is a 1902 adventure novel by British writer A. E. W. Mason that has inspired many films of the same title. In December 1901, Cornhill Magazine announced the title as one of two new serial stories to be published in the forthcoming year. Against the background of the Mahdist War, young Faversham disgraces himself by quitting the army, which others perceive as cowardice, symbolized by the four white feathers they give him. He redeems himself with acts of great courage and wins...
Passadumkeag, Maine

Passadumkeag, Maine

Passadumkeag is a town on the east bank of the Penobscot River at the confluence with the Passadumkeag River in Penobscot County, Maine, United States. The population was 374 at the 2010 census. Passadumkeag is a word of the Penobscot people meaning "quick water".According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 23.07 square miles (59.75 km), of which, 22.92 square miles (59.36 km) of it is land and 0.15 square miles (0.39 km) is water.The District No. ...
Czechoslovakia at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Czechoslovakia at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Czechoslovakia competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 104 competitors, 95 men and 9 women, took part in 64 events in 13 sports. The most successful competitor was Věra Čáslavská (one of only 9 women in crew) with 4 gold medals - 3 individual, 1 team. Other big surprises were gold medal performances of the cyclist Jiří Daler and weightlifter Hans Zdražila, who broke a world record during his performance. Medal hopes of world record holder athlete Ludvík Daněk were fulfilled with...
List of Presidents of Gabon

List of Presidents of Gabon

The following is a list of Presidents of Gabon, since the country gained independence from France in 1960.  Gabonese Democratic Bloc (BDG) / Gabonese Democratic Party (PDG)  Democratic and Republican Alliance (ADERE) Elected unopposed Died in office
W Network

W Network

W Network (often referred to only as W) is a Canadian English language Category A specialty channel owned by Corus Entertainment. W Network broadcasts lifestyle and entertainment programming aimed at women.The channel is available in two time shifted feeds, East (operating from the Eastern Time Zone) and West (operating from the Pacific Time Zone).In June 1994, Linda Rankin, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated, (later incorporated as Lifestyle Television (1994) Limited, principally ...
1986 North Palm Springs earthquake

1986 North Palm Springs earthquake

The 1986 North Palm Springs earthquake occurred on July 8 at 02:20:44 local time with a moment magnitude of 6.0 and a maximum Mercalli Intensity of VII (Very Strong). The shock occurred in a complex setting along the San Andreas Fault Zone where it bisects San Gorgonio Mountain and San Jacinto Peak at the San Gorgonio Pass and was the first in a series of three earthquakes that affected southern California and the northern Owens Valley in July 1986. Between 29 and 40 people were injured, and ...
Slovak literature

Slovak literature

The following is a list of the most important poets of Slovak literature.Slovak literature is the literature of Slovakia.The first monuments of literature from territory now included in present-day Slovakia are from the time of Great Moravia (from 863 to the early 10th century). Authors from this period are Saint Cyril, Saint Methodius and Clement of Ohrid. Works from this period, mostly written on Christian topics include: the poem Proglas as a foreword to the four Gospels, partial translati...
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

Coordinates: 39°04′N 76°47′W / 39.06°N 76.78°W / 39.06; -76.78The Patuxent Wildlife Research Center is a biological research center in Maryland. It is one of 17 research centers in the United States run by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The center is located on the grounds of the 12,841-acre (51.97 km) Patuxent Research Refuge, managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This is the only National Wildlife Refuge with the purpose of supporting wildlife research.Since its establi...
FK Majdanpek

FK Majdanpek

RFK Majdanpek is a Serbian football club based in Majdanpek, Serbia. The club was founded in 1934.
Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol regional election, 1983

Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol regional election, 1983

The Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol regional election of 1983 took place on 20 November 1983.Source: Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol Region
Reza Ghasemi

Reza Ghasemi

Reza Ghasemi (Persian: رضا قاسمی‎‎; born 24 July 1987 in Isfahan) is an Iranian sprinter. He represented his country at the 2012 Summer Olympics as well as two outdoor and three indoor World Championships.OutdoorIndoor
High Laver

High Laver

Coordinates: 51°45′22″N 0°12′43″E / 51.756°N 0.212°E / 51.756; 0.212When John Locke, British philosopher, died in 1704, he was buried at High Laver where he had lived, in the household of Sir Francis Masham, since 1691. In 1887 John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles wrote"In 1801 the population was 346. By 1851 it had grown to 534. It was a little below this level until the last decade of the century when there was a sharp decline to 386. In the first half of the 20th century it ...

Family dictatorship

A hereditary dictatorship, or family dictatorship, in political science terms a personalistic regime, is a form of dictatorship that occurs in a nominally or formally republican regime, but operates in practice like an absolute monarchy, in that political power passes within the dictator's family. Thus, although the key leader is often called president or prime minister rather than a king or emperor, power is transmitted between members of the same family due to the overwhelming authority of ...
List of colleges and universities in Houston

List of colleges and universities in Houston

The following is a list of colleges and universities in Houston, located within the city limits.Four separate and distinct state universities are located in Houston.The University of Houston is the flagship institution of the University of Houston System. The University of Houston–Clear Lake and the University of Houston–Downtown are stand-alone universities; they are not branch campuses of the University of Houston.Admission into each institution is separate, and each institution h...

Second Congress of Manastir

The Second Congress of Manastir (Albanian: Kongresi i dytë i Manastirit) was an Albanian congress held on 2–3 April 1910 in Manastir, back then Ottoman Empire, today's Bitola in the Republic of Macedonia. It dealt with the challenges that the Albanian language and schools faced at the time within the context of the empire, and the platform to overcome them.The First Congress of Manastir of 14–22 November 1909, known as the congress of the Albanian alphabet, established a Latin script based al...

List of fairytale fantasies

This list of fairytale fantasies contains an illustrative list of fairytale fantasy works.
Marc Carrière

Marc Carrière

Marc Carrière (born 21 September 1964) is a politician in the Canadian province of Quebec, who was elected to represent the riding of Chapleau in the National Assembly of Quebec in the 2008 provincial election. He is a member of the Quebec Liberal Party.Born in Gatineau, Quebec, Carrière obtained a bachelor's degree from the University of Ottawa. He was a member of the municipality of Val-des-Monts council from 1992 to 1996 and was mayor of the same municipality from 1996 until his election i...
Saint Columban College

Saint Columban College

College of Business Education:Ms. Susan M. Ramirez, M.B.A.;College of Computer Studies:Ms. Philipcris Encarnacion;Saint Columban College is a leading private, Catholic educational institution run by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pagadian.It was founded in 1957 as Saint Columban School by Fr. Sean Nolan of the Missionary Society of St. Columban (MSSC) with the help of the Sisters of St. Paul de Chartres (SPC) in Pagadian City, Republic of the Philippines. Today, it is the flagship school of th...

List of renamed cities in Ukraine

The following is a list of cities in Ukraine that underwent a name change in the past.

Allen Crabbe

Allen Lester Crabbe III (born April 9, 1992) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball at the University of California, Berkeley, where he was named an All-American.Crabbe attended Price High School in Los Angeles, California, a school founded by his grandfather, Frederick K. C. Price. While at the small school, Crabbe was named Gatorade Player of the Year for Cali...
Beach City, Ohio

Beach City, Ohio

Beach City is a village in Stark County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,033 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.Beach City was named for a railroad official.Beach City is located at 40°39′10″N 81°34′48″W / 40.65278°N 81.58000°W / 40.65278; -81.58000 (40.652723, -81.579965), along Sugar Creek.According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.19 km), all land.The current mayo...
RMS Orion

RMS Orion

RMS Orion was an ocean liner launched by the Orient Steam Navigation Company in 1934 and retired from the water in 1963 after carrying about 500,000 passengers. A 23,371 ton passenger ship, the Orion was built to carry 486 first class, 653 tourist class and 466 crew passengers from Europe through the Pacific to Australia.The vessel's sister ship was Orcades, launched in 1937.Orion was an enlarged version of SS Orontes, and the first single funnel ship to be built for the Orient Line since 1902....
Free boundary problem

Free boundary problem

In mathematics, a free boundary problem is a partial differential equation to be solved for both an unknown function u and an unknown domain Ω. The segment Γ of the boundary of Ω which is not known at the outset of the problem is the free boundary.The classic example is the melting of ice. Given a block of ice, one can solve the heat equation given appropriate initial and boundary conditions to determine its temperature. But, if in any region the temperature is greater than the melting point ...
Clearbrook, Minnesota

Clearbrook, Minnesota

Clearbrook is a city in Clearwater County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 518 at the 2010 census.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.49 square miles (1.27 km), all land.Main routes include Minnesota State Highway 92, Tower Street, Main Street, and Clearwater County Roads 4, 5, and 74.A post office called Clearbrook has been in operation since 1910. The city was named for a small brook near the original town site.As of the census of 2...

1998 AFL finals series

The Australian Football League's 1998 finals series began on Friday, 4 September 1998 and culminated with the 102nd AFL Grand Final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday, 26 September 1998. Eight of the league's sixteen teams qualified for the finals based on the home-and-away season, and the finals were played under the McIntyre Final Eight System.The series concluded with the Grand Final, which saw the Adelaide Crows (5th placed after the home-and-away season, 13–9) win its second con...
Transition (Ryan Leslie album)

Transition (Ryan Leslie album)

Transition is the second album by R&B singer-songwriter and producer Ryan Leslie. This is the second album by Leslie released in 2009, nine months after his self-titled debut album. The entire album is written, arranged, produced and engineered by Ryan Leslie. It was inspired by a lady whom Leslie met during a rehearsal for his showcase at New York's S.O.B.'s. They went on to have a relationship during the summer of 2009, which the album tells the story of. The first single for the album ...
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